ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
BOLT
Construction
STEEL
Type
MOTOR CARGO LINER
Date
1950
Description
Yard Number: 818
Port of Registry Oslo
Fred Olsen & Co Managers

Hall Russell Journal 21 (4) p.83:
Sister ship to BORRE.
Launched - naming ceremony by Mrs Ralph Salvesen.
Engines - 8 cylinder "British Polar" engine.
Electrically driven auxiliaries. Wheelhouse built of aluminium.
Lifesize figurehead in cast bronze.
Photos: "Guests attending the launch"; moving down the ways".

Renamed to "Darpo Duan" 1968, registered in Jakarta

Change of ownership 1968 - Skiba A/S KARLANDER, Oslo.

Last entry in Lloyd's Register: 1968

Caught fire and sank at Tanjung Priok, 25th May 1981. Subsequently raised and taken to Jakarta, sold for scrap and broken up.



Shipowner
A/S Ganger Rolf, Oslo
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Dimensions
length 244'2" x breadth 38'2" x depth 13'
gross tonnage: 1029 ton

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